Today’s Trivia

 

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In 1994 Gunner’s bass player Duff invested $100k in some local Seattle companies in the coffee, software, and online sectors.  While not all unknowns then, these days the names are reasonably familiar and we know those companies as Starbucks, Microsoft and Amazon. (source)

 

During WWII the American’s were so much more productive than their adversaries they moved a leading industrialist to observe “here’s proof that free men can out-produce slaves”. (source)

 

IKEA is officially a non-profit organisation, paying practically no tax. (source)

 

Dysthanasia is the opposite of Euthanasia. (source)

 

The motto of Austria-Hungary, before it became Austria and Hungary, was ‘indivisible and inseparable’. (source)


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